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Environment

Superbugs in environment rarely transfer to humans: Study

The rapid spread of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) around the globe represents a crisis on many fronts. Infections that are difficult, or impossible, to
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Environment

Superbugs in the environment rarely transfer to humans

Hospitals are more risky than farms when it comes to the spread of the Klebsiella superbug.
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Global Warming.

Can We Limit Global Warming To 1.5 Degrees? An Expert Explains

The World Meteorological Organization estimates global temperatures have a 50-50 chance of reaching 1.5 C of warming, at least temporarily, in the next five years. That doesn’t mean humanity can…
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Climate Change Global Warming.

What planting tomatoes shows us about climate change

There’s a piece of gardening lore in my hometown which has been passed down for generations: never plant your tomatoes before Show Day, which, in
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Climate Change Global Warming.

It’s time to add climate change and net-zero emissions to the RBA’s top 3 economic goals

Australia’s most important public financial institution, the Reserve Bank, runs on rules from the 1950s. For a 21st century economy, managing climate change needs to be added to its 3 key objectives.
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Global Warming. Renewable Energy.

Renewable energy will need more investment, or Africa will stay dependent on fossil fuels

To address Africa’s heavy dependence on fossil fuels and hydropower, there is a need for investment in renewable energy sources like wind and solar.